MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Ball Stae men's tennis team had its first day of action at the ITA Ohio Valley Regional at the University of Memphis Friday.
Four Cardinals advanced to the round of 64 in the men's open singles flight. Senior Cliff Morrison, sophomore Patrick Elliott and senior Dalton Albertin all beat their opponents in straight sets while teammate sophomore Ray Leonard had a bye. Junior Austin Smith and senior Alexandre Brym also competed but lost their first match.
In doubles action Albertin and Leonard won their first match to advance to the round of 32 but then dropped their next match by a score of 9-7.
The Ball State men's tennis team continues action at the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Saturday with its singles matches beginning at 8:30 a.m.